get over to Mississippi Studios and see Uprising
aims to show the non-tutu crowd that classical dance doesn't have such a stick up its collective butt.
OBT soloist Candace Bouchard
Not everybody wants to sit in a 3,000 seat theater for three hours [to watch a show]
But if "dance education" in the future is going to equal intimate, in your face dancing with live backing from great bands in places where I can drink beer. then, by all means, I will back up the idea that we are still all hopeless, culturally bereft rubes.
"TRES LEG! We love tres leg. How...how..how do you say foot in Spanish?"
Uprising at
Mississippi Studios, 3939 N Mississippi Ave., 288-3895. 8 pm Thursday, Nov. 5. $15. Info at obt.org/uprising.